Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, the leading provider of real estate services in the Sacramento-Tahoe region, announced today that veteran Sacramento Realtor Marie Leatherby has joined the company as a broker associate in its Sacramento-Sierra Oaks office.  In her new position, Leatherby will continue specializing in residential sales in the greater Sacramento area.

Leatherby earned her real estate license in 1989 and worked at both Lyon Real Estate and Keller Williams in Sacramento.  She earned her broker’s license in 2003 and opened her own real estate brokerage, Leatherby Realty, which she operated for three years before returning to sales at Lyon Real Estate just over a year ago.  She was an executive broker associate with the company and is a Continuing Member of the Sacramento Association of Realtors’ Masters Club.

Leatherby joins Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage from Lyon Real Estate with her daughter, Sally Petree.  A licensed real estate professional for the past five years, Petree has been working with Leatherby for more than a year as an assistant and buyer’s agent.

“Marie and Sally are a welcome addition to our office,” said Jim Day, manager of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Sacramento Sierra Oaks office.  “They are an incredibly hardworking and talented team of real estate professionals who value their clients and who are dedicated to providing the best possible service.  I’m proud to have them with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.”

Leatherby and her family are the proud owners of the Leatherby’s Family Creamery franchise of ice cream shops.  She is also an active member of her community and volunteers with the Salvation Army’s Can Tree program and with her local church, Presentation Parish.

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Sacramento Sierra Oaks office is located at 440 Drake Circle and can be reached at 916.972.0212.  Leatherby may be reached directly at 916.879.6088 or via e-mail at  Petree may be reached directly at 916.239.8477 or via e-mail at  The two may also be reached through their website at